Absentee Ballot voting is now available in the City Clerk's Office during regular business hours. Absentee ballot voting is for those registered voters who will be unable to vote at the polls on election day due to absence from the city, disability, or religious beliefs. The deadline for in office absentee ballot voting is Monday, November 6, 2023 at NOON. Vote by Mail and Absentee ballot voting by mail is ongoing. The deadline to request an absentee ballot by mail or vote by mail ballot is Tuesday, October 31, 2023 at 5:00pm. To check the status of your mailed ballot or to request a ballot by mail use the the following link: https://www.sec.state.ma.us/divisions/elections/elections-and-voting.htm. City Clerk business hours are Monday - Wednesday 8:30am to 4:00pm, Thursday 8:30am to 6:30pm, and Friday 8:30am to 12:30pm.